Karikari Peninsula - Maungataniwha
About the forecast areas
The 2019 population forecast for Karikari Peninsula - Maungataniwha is 4,837, and is forecast to grow to 5,210 by 2043.
Karikari Peninsula – Maungataniwha is bounded by the Pacific Ocean and the locality of Taipa Bay-Mangonui in the north, the locality of Mangapa-Matauri Bay in the east, the locality of Hokianga North in the south, and the locality of Herekino, White Road, Puriri Block Road, Church Road, State Highway 10, Arawhata Road, the locality of Motutangi-Kareponia and Rangaunu Harbour in the west.
Karikari Peninsula-Maungataniwha is named from the Māori words “karikari” meaning “to dig or strip off”, and “maungataniwha” meaning “mountain” and “a water monster”.